How much did Cameron Smith win at the Open Championship?



How much did Cameron Smith win at the Open Championship?

The Claret Jug wasn’t the only prize for Open Championship winner Cameron Smith — he’ll also walk away from the Old Course with a record-breaking paycheck. The R&A handed out a tournament-record $14 million purse on Sunday, with $2.5 million going to the winner.

How much does the winner of the Open Championship get paid?

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — The winner of golf’s oldest major at golf’s oldest course will take home a record-breaking paycheck never seen before in Open Championship history. The winner of the 2022 Open Championship on Sunday will take home $2.5 million out of a $14 million purse — both tournament records.

What is the prize money at the 2019 US Open?

OK, a lot of money. Earlier this month, the R&A announced it was increasing the overall prize money payout for this year’s Open by $1 million, raising the overall purse to $11.5 million.

What is the purse at the Open Championship?

With The Open Championship purse set at $14 million for the first time ever, this was a huge amount of money that these guys are playing for this week. And that’s just a bonus on top of the legacy-building stuff of winning the 150th Open at St. Andrews.